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Ivan J. Carli, 90

December 07, 2021

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. —  Ivan Joseph Carli, 90 of North Adams, MA died Tuesday December 7, 2021 at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center.

He was born in Brooklyn, NY on August 8, 1931, a son of Silvio and Ida (Lazzeri) Carli. He lived in North Adams and graduated from Drury High School in 1951.

Ivan was a machinist at Berkmatics for 45 years. After his retirement, he worked at Big Y. Ivan was a member of the Sons of Italy and the Retired Men's Club. He enjoyed gardening, cooking, skiing, travel and beekeeping.

Survivors include his wife, Nola whom he married on May 8, 1954; and four sons- Michael of Wilmington, NC; Francis of Cape Coral, FL; David (Jana) of North Adams and John of North Adams. He also leaves four grandchildren- Matthew, Ryan and Monette of Saratoga and Jason of RI; one brother- Robert (Christine) Carli of Fall River, MA; and a daughter in law- Charlene of Saratoga. He was predeceased by his son- James and his daughter in law- Christina.

FUNERAL NOTICE: Services and burial for Ivan Carli will be private. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital or the North Adams Salvation Army in care of FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS, 74 Marshall St. North Adams, MA 01247. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit

Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
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Nola, sending you my heartfelt love and hugs to you and the boys.
from: Tina Bertion: 12-23-2021

To the Carli Family ,I am so sorry to see this. Sending healing thoughts and love to you Nola and your family. Ivan was a wonderful man.
from: Anne Molloy Gamacheon: 12-15-2021

David and family. Sincere sympathy in your loss,
from: Jane Bettion: 12-13-2021

So sorry. I worked with Ivan & Nola during the time at Big Y. He always had a smile & kind words to say. I looked forward to working with him & hearing about his traveling adventures.
Deepest Sympathy
Rachel Anderson
from: Nola & Familyon: 12-11-2021

Sending our thoughts and prayers to the family,
Ed and Sidney Taft
from: on: 12-11-2021

Nola and family … our prayers and condolences. Where have the years gone? Many memories of our youth in Greylock!
from: Greg LaFreniereon: 12-11-2021

To Nola and John and the entire Carli family,
Please accept our deepest sympathy on the passing of your beloved Ivan. Ivan and I along with Nola worked together at Big Y until their retirement. Please accept our deepest sympathy Carli family. Rest in peace Ivan.
Leoncio and Juanita
from: Leoncio Martinez on: 12-10-2021

So many great memories of our families from childhood. We were neighbors and friends- vacations camping at the cape , picnics etc - great times that I will forever cherish. I am sorry for your loss.
from: Kathy(Gardzina)Oliversonon: 12-10-2021

I had the pleasure to work with Ivan and Nola at Big Y in north Adams , what a great couple !! Your family are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
from: Suzanne Kolison: 12-10-2021

Nola & family, We are so sorry to hear of Ivan’s passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you Our deepest sympathy
from: Michele & Bruceon: 12-10-2021

To the family of Ivan, I am deeply sorry for your loss. I worked with Ivan in Big Y and always felt fondly of him and of Nola. May your memories help you through this sad and depressing time. Sincerely, Dayle Dydowicz Lic
from: Dayle Licon: 12-10-2021

Dear Nola and family, We are sorry for your loss. We have many memories of Ivan at the “shop” , family visits and the market. Wishing you peace during this difficult time.
Julie and Keith Blanchard
from: Julie Blanchardon: 12-10-2021

so sorry to hear about Ivan,he was a very good man.I have very fond memories of him growing up.Our famalies were very close.RIP Ivan Andrew and family
from: Andrew Gardzinaon: 12-10-2021

I am so sorry to hear this sad news, and send my sincere condolences to Nola and the family.
Terry Taft
from: Terruy Tafton: 12-10-2021

So sorry for your loss.
from: kimberly Boudreau-Brownon: 12-10-2021

Sad news. Sending sincere condolences and sympathy to you and your family.
from: Frances buckleyon: 12-10-2021

Nola and family I am deeply sorry for your loss, I've had the privilege of working with Ivan&Nola at Big Y in North Adams many years ago, I am glad to have known and work with Ivan as he would always ask about my children every time I came in contact with him,I will certainly miss Ivan who always had a smile on his face every time I seen him.It was a privilege to have known Ivan.
May he rest in peace 🕊️
from: Tom Ostranderon: 12-09-2021

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